UK Anglers Fear “Worst Drought In Generation”

June 2, 2011 By: Marshall Cutchin

While many parts of the U.S. brace for gigantic runoffs, anglers in Britain worry about the effects of the warmest and driest spring on record, according to Andy Bloxham in The Telegraph.  “Drought conditions are threatening to drastically cut the numbers of trout and salmon for years to come as some of the most popular game rivers in the country are affected as the season approaches its height.”